Dec 092014

Update 12/10/14: Final rule released for Public Inspection

Update: FWS news release

The Center for Biological Diversity has announced that the Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to list the rufa red knot (Calidris canutus rufa) as threatened.

FWS will hold a teleconference today at 2 p.m. (Eastern) to discuss the listing. FWS's proposal is here.

Here's CBD's release Here's some more information about the bird, on FWS's ECOS website. American Bird Conservancy also issued a news release

Photo courtesy Fish and Wildlife Service

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